Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: VAX 11/780 on eBay
- Out of curiosity I looked at the install doc. I don't know much about the VAX but I read it as 208v 3ph 20a...at a minimum.Rich CiniSent from my iPhone
On Jul 1, 2013, at 6:03 PM, "Evan Koblentz" <evan@...> wrote:
>> Could a BIG 120 to 220V transformer power it? Might have to turn everything else in the building off!
- On 07/01/2013 07:09 PM, Rich Cini wrote:
> Out of curiosity I looked at the install doc. I don't know much aboutThe three-phase requirement in the 11/780 is only for load balancing
> the VAX but I read it as 208v 3ph 20a...at a minimum.
with the supplied PDU; that can be gotten around trivially.
The current requirements, though...don't forget this is a BIG system.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
- "Brian Schenkenberger, VAXman-" <VAXman@...> writes:
>http://www.ebay.com/itm/DEC-Digital-Equipment-VAX-11-780-/290939627967?pt=US_Vintage_Computers_Mainframes&hash=item43bd5a69bf#shIdYou snooze; you lose. Received a message from seller that he received a
>If I were to bid on this for MARCH, would MARCHkins arrange to and help to
>pick it up? It's near Niagra Falls.
*VERY* generous offer from a collector and the auction was withdrawn. :(
VAXman- A Bored Certified VMS Kernel Mode Hacker VAXman(at)TMESIS(dot)ORG
Well I speak to machines with the voice of humanity.
>> You snooze; you lose. Received a message from seller that he received a *VERY* generous offer from a collector and the auction was withdrawn. :(Doh.
I'm taking something positive out of this. It has made me think about our long-term planning, re: power requirements. However my short/mid-term focus is 100% on our physical storage.